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Pivotal
adj. Vitally important; significant.
Pivot
n. A small bar or rod on which something else turns.
A person or thing on which otheres depend.
v. To turn on or as if on a pivot.
Anonymous
adj. Of an unknown source or unrevealed name.
unknown
Anthology
n. A collection of various writings, such as songs, stories, or poems.
Collection
Conjecture
n. A conclusion based on guesswork or unsufficient evidence.
v. To form an opinion while lacking sufficient evidence.
disposition
n. a person's usual mood; temperament.
A regular tendency or inclination.
Encompass
v. To enclose or encircle
To include.
Extricate
v. to free from a difficult or tangeld situation.
generation
n. One step in the line of descent of a family.
All the people born and living about the same time.
The average span of time between the birth of parents and their childern.
Guile
n. Cunning or deceit in dealing with others; trickery.
Imperative
adj. Urgent; pressing.
Having the power or authority to command.
Instill
v. To introduce gradually in order to establish securely.
Modify
v. To make less extreme or severe.
To make changes in
In grammar, to limit or restrict in meaning
Prevalent
adj. Commonly occuring; widely accepted or practiced.
Recur
v. to come up again or to happen again.
Spontaneous
adj. Voluntary and unplanned
Occurring or produced without human labor.
Spontaneity
n. The quality or condition of occuring in an unplanned way.